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Diboll man dies in auto-pedestrian accident with 18-wheeler

Kevin Cook (Source: Facebook) Kevin Cook (Source: Facebook)
Source: Diboll Police Department Source: Diboll Police Department
DIBOLL, TX (KTRE) -

A Diboll man has died following an early Wednesday morning auto-pedestrian accident in Diboll.

According to Sr. Patrol Sergeant Matt Reppond, the victim has been identified as 23-year-old Kevin Cook.

Reppond said the accident happened around 4 a.m. Wednesday on Highway 59 near the intersection on FM 2497.

According to the investigation, Cook was hit by an 18-wheeler in the southbound lanes of 59. Reppond said the investigation is ongoing but no charges are expected for the driver of the 18-wheeler.

The Angelina County Sheriff's Office and DPS also assisted in this fatal accident investigation. 

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